Category Archives: Graphic Novels

My 6 Favorite Secret Agent and Spy Comics

—-An updated older post now with more comics. Happy reading!—- Dangerous missions! Conspiracies and betrayals! Fast cars! Deadly weapons! Spy comics have an infinite budget for special effects and different locations, so they’re possibly even better than spy movies. Here are four of my favorites – hopefully you find something new and exciting to read here, or feel free to… Read more »

30+ Great Science Fiction Graphic Novels To Warm Your Geeky Heart

   March 17, 2020    Comments Off on 30+ Great Science Fiction Graphic Novels To Warm Your Geeky Heart

I grew up watching Star Trek, Doctor Who, and Blake’s 7. Spaceships, epic battles, robots, time travel, the stars! Exciting people doing exciting things on exciting other planets! What’s not to love? So here’s a list of all the wonderful sci-fi graphic novels I’ve stumbled across in my comics reading journey. I hope you’ll find something to enjoy here! —… Read more »

4+ Graphic Novels That Remind Me of Indie Film

   October 19, 2018    Comments Off on 4+ Graphic Novels That Remind Me of Indie Film

— More graphic novels were added to this post in March 2019. Happy reading! — When I think of my favorite indie films, I think of intensely personal stories with small casts. Not to stereotype, because independent filmmakers can and do make all kinds of movies, including epics and spectacles. But these three graphic novels remind me of the smaller… Read more »

8+ Graphic Novels About the Dark Side of Superpowers

   August 8, 2018    Comments Off on 8+ Graphic Novels About the Dark Side of Superpowers

Sometimes when a fictional person gains the power to fly, see through walls, or shoot lasers from their eyes, bad things happen. To them, or to people around them. Here’s a list of my fave comics about the dark side of superhero-ing. Hope you find something new and compelling to read! Before we jump in: All comics here can be… Read more »

6 Offbeat and Quirky Graphic Novels

   July 17, 2018    Comments Off on 6 Offbeat and Quirky Graphic Novels

Here’s a little roundup of the most quirky, offbeat, and one of a kind graphic novels I’ve read and loved. These books were previously scattered around the blog, but I wanted to make a little space for when you’re looking for something different and unique. Hope you find something to enjoy! Before we jump in: All comics here can be… Read more »

10 Fascinating Graphic Novels About Detectives

   July 16, 2018    Comments Off on 10 Fascinating Graphic Novels About Detectives

I have watched a LOT of Law and Order. Though I often have big issues with the shows around due process etc., something about the puzzle-solving is addicting. I’ve also gone through Agatha Christie, Sherlock Holmes, and Columbo periods. So it’s no surprise that when I started reading comics, detective series grabbed me. Here are my favorites so far, a… Read more »

8+ Graphic Novels for Autobiography and Memoir Fans

   June 29, 2018    Comments Off on 8+ Graphic Novels for Autobiography and Memoir Fans

I don’t necessarily seek out graphic novel memoirs, but I almost don’t have to, because good ones keep finding me! Here’s a list of my faves so far. Hope you find something new and interesting to read. Before we jump in: All comics here can be bought as graphic novels/collections, not only as single issues. Your library may own many… Read more »